Colin Bellho was completely defeated by England.
The Korean women’s national team lost 0-4 to England in the Arnold Clark Cup first leg held at the MK Stadium in Milton Keynes, England on the 17th at 4:45 am (Korean time). Belho tested her competitiveness for the Women’s World Cup in July, but realized the high wall of England, fourth in the FIFA rankings.
England started with Carter, James, Thun, Rousseau, Stanway, Kelly, Bright, Williamson, Greenwood, and Bronze, with Earps wearing goalkeeper gloves. In South Korea, Son Hwa-yeon, Choi Yu-ri, Kim Yun-ji, Lee Geum-min, Kang Chae-rim, Jang Seul-gi, Lim Seon-joo, Hong Hye-ji, Kim Hye-ri, and Chu Hyo-joo started as starting pitchers, and Kim Jeong-mi wore the goalkeeper gloves.
[First Half] Overwhelmed Korea, PK allowed first goal
England fired their first shot. In the 3rd minute of the first half, James penetrated from the right half space and hit with his right foot, but missed with his left. In the 5th minute of the first half, Choo Hyo-joo broke through from the right side and fired a left-footed shot메이저놀이터, but it was blocked by opposing goalkeeper Erps.
England led the way. In the 18th minute of the first half, England posted an early cross from the right, and James put his left foot in, but it missed the goal. Then, in the 23rd minute of the first half, James struck from the left to the center and fired a shot, and Kim Jung-mi deflected the ball after hitting the Korean defense.
Korea was on the defensive. In the 31st minute of the first half, England took a corner kick, but Stanway fired a header, but it went over the goal. Next, Bright hit a right-footed mid-range shot from outside the penalty box, but missed to the left. England pushed. In the 37th minute of the first half, Russo fired a shot with his right foot, but it hit the post.
England took the lead and scored the first goal. In the 38th minute of the first half, James tripped on Jang Seul-gi’s foot while trying to break through, and a penalty kick was declared. Stanway, who started as a kicker, scored the opening goal by kicking from the left. The first half ended with England leading 1-0.
[Second half] ‘4th place’ England’s wall was high… Korea, 0-4 defeat
As the second half began, England scored an extra goal. In the first minute of the second half, England pulled up the line at the start of the second half, and Kelly cut the net with a right-footed mid-range shot. England immediately scored an extra goal. In the 5th minute of the second half, Greenwood crossed with his left foot and Russo rushed in and pushed it in.
England’s dominance continued. In the 21st minute of the second half, Zelem fired a mid-range shot in front of the penalty box, but missed to the left. Korea attempted a shot. In the 24th minute of the second half, Son Hwa-yeon fired a mid-range shot with her left foot, but it flew high.
England scored their fourth goal. In the 33rd minute of the second half, while Bronze broke through, the ball flowed to James in the center, and James finished with a strong right foot. Coach Bell put in a large number of young players. In the 41st minute of the second half, manager Bell replaced Son Hwa-yeon and Hong Hye-ji with Jang Yu-bin and Chun Ga-ram. In the end, no more goals were scored and England won 4-0.